October 04, 2018

Prudential to oversee retirement plan for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd.

NEWARK, N.J., October 04, 2018 - Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest record keepers, has been selected to oversee the 401(k) retirement plan for Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. Prudential Retirement is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

September 26, 2018

SEPTA chooses Prudential Retirement to oversee $226M public sector retirement plan

NEWARK, N.J., September 26, 2018 - The Southeastern Pennsylvania Transportation Authority (SEPTA), a regional public transportation authority that serves nearly 4 million people in and around Philadelphia, hired Prudential Retirement to serve as the new provider for its public sector retirement plan. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest record keepers, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).

September 20, 2018

Europe’s elder boom and baby bust: Leaders seek innovation to improve retirement security

Europe’s rising longevity and falling birthrates are pressuring its retirement systems like never before, as its elderly populations grow relative to its working-age populations. By 2050, nearly one in three Europeans will be over the age of 65, a trend that promises to strain the finances of retirees and their families, as well as the societies in which they live.

September 07, 2018

In love, but don’t want to get hitched? Think again, with your wallet

If it seems you’ve gotten fewer wedding invitations lately, it’s not your imagination. Marriage is declining, and not only among young couples. Those nearing retirement age are shying away from marriage, too. Unfortunately, those who never marry could find themselves without a financial safety net.

 

August 20, 2018

Prudential is a company that’s changing the world, says Fortune magazine

In the decade since Prudential created the modern pension risk transfer, the company has issued billions of dollars in retirement payments to millions of retirees. Those payments—$5.2 billion to more than 1.4 million retirees in 2017 alone—have ripple effects. The money supports people of all economic levels, and, in turn, reverberates in the communities in which these retirees live.

August 15, 2018

Prudential Retirement is Rockland County’s new deferred compensation plan provider, to oversee $313 million in new retirement assets

NEWARK, N.J., August 15, 2018 - Deferred Compensation Plan officials for Rockland County, New York, have selected Prudential Retirement as their new record keeper. Prudential Retirement, among the industry’s largest recordkeepers and a leading provider of retirement solutions, is a business unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU).

August 08, 2018

Prudential, Aviva reach first longevity reinsurance agreement as U.K. pension de-risking market surges

NEWARK, N.J., August 08, 2018 - Prudential Retirement®, a unit of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE:PRU), and Aviva Life and Pensions U.K. Ltd. have struck their first longevity reinsurance transaction, establishing a new reinsurance partnership between these two market leaders.

August 07, 2018

Will U.S. employees benefit from tax law? Finance executives say yes

More than seven months after the passage of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, many Americans are wondering if corporations will use their newfound capital to offer workers higher wages, enhanced benefits, and additional job opportunities. According to a new survey of senior finance executives, that’s exactly what many companies have in mind.

July 26, 2018

Prudential and Raytheon reach agreement on $923 million pension risk transfer

NEWARK, N.J., July 26, 2018 - Raytheon (NYSE: RTN) will reduce its pension obligations by $923 million by purchasing a group annuity contract from The Prudential Insurance Company of America, a subsidiary of Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU). The agreement transfers the responsibility for paying certain pension benefits to approximately 13,000 U.S. retirees, as well as their beneficiaries, from Raytheon’s previously discontinued operations.

July 24, 2018

Emergency savings feature can help plan sponsors increase employees’ financial wellness, Prudential says

NEWARK, N.J., July 24, 2018 - Most Americans don’t have enough savings to cover unexpected expenses, tempting many to make the costly mistake of raiding their workplace retirement savings plans. Using after-tax contributions to an existing retirement plan to build savings that can be accessed to cover emergencies could help, according to Prudential Financial, Inc. (NYSE: PRU).